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Tue Sep 3, 2013 01:29 PM CDT

LANGDON, Mo. (DTN) -- Close to 90% of colonial Americans were farmers in early days, when grow your own survival was the law of the land. Now that America relies on a meager 2% of our total population for food production, DTN View From the Cab farmers Kane Bercaw of Union City, Mich., and William "Shep" Sheppard of Louisiana, Mo., go the extra mile for the other 98%.

Food production in the temperate Heartland takes place during a few weeks each year when rain and temperatures favor growing crops. For Kane, that means setting ...

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